Reeson Wayne (Reece) SHEARSMITH

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1969-08-27
Education Bretton Hall Coll (BA)
Books & Publications Publications A Local Book for Local People (2000), The League of Gentlemen (script book, 2003), The League of Gentlemen's Book of Precious Things (2007)
Recreations drawing (caricatures, cartoons), magic, conjuring
Clubs Soho House, Groucho
Style Reece Shearsmith, Esq
Career comedian, actor and writer; Hon Dr Univ of Huddersfield 2003, Hon Dr Univ of Hull 2013; Theatre A Local Show for Local People (Theatre Royal London and UK tour) 2000-01, Art (Whitehall Theatre London) 2002-03, As You Like It (Wyndham's Theatre London) 2005, Leo Bloom in The Producers (Theatre Royal London) 2006, Nick Finchling in The Common Pursuit (Chocolate Factory) 2008, Phil Murray in Comedians (Lyric Hammersmith) 2009, Narrator in The Rocky Horror Show (Hull New Theatre, nat tour) 2010, Betty Blue Eyes (Novello) 2011, Ghost Stories (Duke of York) 2010, Colin in Absent Friends (Harold Pinter Theatre) 2012; Television BBC: Alexei Sayle's Merry-Go-Round 1998, Lenny Goes to Town 1998, In the Red 1998, The League of Gentlemen 1999, 2000 and 2002, Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased) 2000, TLC 2002, Catterick 2003, New Tricks, Psychoville (BBC2) 2009 and 2010 (also writer), Victoria Wood's Midlife Christmas (BBC1) 2009; other credits incl: Spaced (Channel 4) 1999, The All Star Comedy Show (ITV) 2004, Max and Paddy's Road to Nowhere (Channel 4) 2004, Ladies & Gentlemen (Channel 4), The Abbey (ITV), Christmas at the Riviera (ITV), Marple (ITV), Ickle Bill Um (Channel 4), Bad Sugar (Channel 4) 2012, Psychobitches (Sky Arts) 2013, Inside No 9 (BBC 2) 2013, Horrible Histories (BBC) 2013, An Adventure in Space and Time (BBC 1) 2013, The Widower (ITV) 2013, House of Fools (BBC) 2013, Chasing Shadows (ITV) 2014, Car Share (BBC) 2014; Radio On the Town with the League of Gentlemen (Radio 4) 1997, Self Storage (BBC Radio 4), Reece Shearsmith's Haunted House (BBC Radio 4) 2009, Bird Island (Radio 4) 2012, Aonach Hourn (BBC Radio 4) 2014; Film This Year's Love 1999, Birthday Girl 2001, Shaun of the Dead 2003, The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse 2005, The Cottage 2007, Burke & Hare 2010, A Field in England 2013, The World's End 2013, High Rise 2014; Awards Perrier Award 1997, Sony Silver Award for Radio Comedy 1998, Golden Rose of Montreux 1999, Best Entertainment Award RTS 2000, Best Comedy Series BAFTA 2000, NME Readers' Poll 2001, Best Comedy South Bank Show 2003, Best New TV Comedy Br Comedy Award 2009 (for Psychoville), nominated Olivier Award 2011 (for Betty Blue Eyes)
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